News

25-05-17 MAG completes case against tunnel user-charges for riders
MAG has put in its final submissions to the Silvertown Tunnel consultation to make the case against charging riders for using the proposed new crossing.
 
16-05-17 London MAG asks TfL and Mayor to take riders’ lives seriously
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG), the UK’s leading voice for riders, has questioned why motorcyclists’ lives are being treated as worth less than those of pedestrians and cyclists by Transport for London (TfL).
 
08-05-17 MAG Launches Manifesto For Riders
MAG has launched its manifesto for riders in the run-up to the 2017 General Election. The Motorcycle Action Group has released its 12-point plan – a manifesto for riders – and invited all candidates and parties to share their views in advance of the General Election, scheduled for 8th June 2017.
 
28-04-17 MAG Publishes General Election Handbook, Price: Free
Theresa May has announced a snap general election for June 8th, 2017 - but don't fear: MAG has the answer to getting the biker’s message across using the updated MAG General Election Handbook 2017.
 
21-04-17 MAG Asks Parties: What Do You Offer 5 Million Bikers?
MAG is approaching the political parties to ask them: what will you do for the millions of bikers who are voters too?
 
10-04-17 MAG Challenges Polluted Thinking About Motorbikes
MAG invites riders to participate in the crucial consultation over potentially disastrous charges in London for riders who own older motorcycles.
 
07-04-17 MAG asks: is Brent the most bike-friendly borough in London?
MAG has praised the decision by Brent Council in London to allow bikes in bus lanes for a trial period.
 
30-03-17 MAG presents to All Party Motorcycle Group
MAG's Campaigns and Policy Adviser, Dr Leon Mannings, presented MAG’s riders’ rights agenda to the All Party Parliamentary Motorcycle Group (APPMG) in the House of Commons on Wednesday 15th March.
 
30-03-17 MAG will be attending Kickback #10 at Stoneleigh Park this weekend.
This weekend sees another Kickback show take place at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire (CV8 2LG). MAG volunteers will be running a stand amongst the traders and also the cloakroom, should you not wish to wander around with your crash helmet etc.
 
23-03-17 MAG asks you to help with a survey on crime involving bikes
MAG is asking bikers to respond to a request by Merseyside Police for information about illegal use of bikers for criminal activity.
 
22-03-17 Salisbury Spring Surprise Motorcycle Show confirmed for April 30th 2017
MAG has confirmed that the Salisbury Surprise Motorcycle Show WILL go ahead on 30th April, following intense negotiations with potential funders and the Local Authority.
 
17-03-17 MAG backs ‘congestion and pollution smart Severn toll proposal’
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG), the UK’s leading voice for riders’ rights, has formally submitted its support for the Severn Bridge toll proposals in the recent consultation regarding arrangements for the future.
 
08-03-17 Last minute talks to save Salisbury Spring Surprise Bike Show
MAG is continuing crucial talks to secure funding and a ‘lighter administrative touch’ for the Salisbury Spring Surprise Motorcycle Show 2017 just weeks before the event is scheduled to happen.
 
03-03-17 Fatal distraction – IAM speaks up about killer calls
MAG has endorsed the IAM Roadsmart campaign highlighting the dangers of using a mobile phone illegally when driving a vehicle.
 
28-02-17 MAG exhibiting at Scottish Motorcycle Show
MAG reminds you that the MAG stand will be at the Scottish Motorcycle Show this March.
 
24-02-17 MAG meets Motorcycle Crime Reduction group
MAG held a joint session with the Chair of the Motorcycle Crime Reduction Group (MCRG), Kevin Howells, at MAG’s National Committee meeting on 11th February, 2017, in Warwickshire.
 
> read more news


get involved - email lists

The below e-mail lists provide people with regular info on MAGs activities

mag-uk-info - Official press releases. Sent to magazines, on-line publications, and anyone else that wants to receive them

mag-uk-network - Text-only version of Network - MAGs monthly activists newsletter. (Copies available on-line)

mag-uk-activists - Information for MAG activists. Campaign information, requests for help, items of interest, etc.

To subscribe to any of the MAG E-mail lists please click on the links above